Click on the letters below to find South West based poets.

Poets are listed alphabetically by surname.

In order to appear on the list poets need to:

live in, or be based in, the South West of England

have at least one poetry collection or pamphlet published by a poetry book publisher (not self-published)

or, if a performance poet, they will have been booked to perform by at least two Poetry/Literature Festivals, or by established poetry promoters

(for example, Apples & Snakes) on at least two occasions.